• Conference on mental health in adolescence

    Iż-Żgħożija – Ir-realtà attwali is the title of a conference to be held by the Mental Health Association Gozo on Friday from 8.30am to 1pm at Villa Fiorita, Marsalforn. It will deal with current trends and issues related to youths such as eating...

  • Robotics Club

    An after-school Robotics Club is being organised at the Minor Seminary, Victoria. Students will build Lego Mindstorms robots and attachments, as well as programme the robots to move and perform tasks. In the process they will learn concepts of...

  • Seminar on Second Maltese Republic

    Seminar on Second Maltese Republic

    A seminar entitled ‘Towards a Second Republic’ dealing with proposed amendments to Malta’s Constitution was held by the Circolo Gozitano at its premises in Victoria. Photo shows the panel of speakers (from left) professor of legal history Ray...

  • Italian artists’ exhibition

    Italian artists’ exhibition

    An exhibition of paintings by Corrado Iozia, Debora Vasta, Enzo Chiavetta and Graziella Torrisi is being held at the Gozo Ministry exhibition hall, Victoria, daily from 8.30am to 4pm until Friday.

  • Painting commemorated

    Painting commemorated

    A thanksgiving Mass was celebrated by Fr Edeodato Schembri, prior of the Augustinian monks in Gozo, to commemorate the 250-year-old painting of Our Lady of Good Council at St Augustine Church, Victoria. The painting by a Roman artist arrived at...

  • School is awarded €2,500 for used battery collection

    School is awarded €2,500 for used battery collection

    St Francis School, Victoria, was awarded €2,500 after it won the 2014-5 edition of Wasteserv’s Battery Buster Campaign. Its pupils collected over 200 kilos of used batteries, making it the school that collected the most per capita among the 174...

  • New bishop’s thanksgiving Mass

    New bishop’s thanksgiving Mass

    New bishop George Bugeja celebrated a thanksgiving Mass at St Anthony’s Church, Għajnsielem. He was presented by a pectoral cross and a mitre by parishioners and members of the church’ street decoration group. The Gozo diocese choir participated...

  • Lunzjata Valley festival

    Lunzjata Valley festival

    The annual Festubru cultural festival was held by St Gregory’s Band Club of Kerċem at Lunzjata Valley. Among the highlights was a guided tour along the lush valley led by Joe Grima (above, second from left) and a demonstration by Alda Bugeja...

  • Photographic exhibition

    Photographic exhibition

    Six Gozitan photographers – Amanda Cassar Torregiani, Anthony Grech, Anthony Scicluna, Baskal Mallia, Charlie Buttigieg and Paul Scicluna – are exhibiting some of their works in a collective photographic exhibition entitled Frammenti. It is being...

  • Upcoming events

    • Friends of the Sick and Elderly in Gozo will hold a charity sale today from 8am to 1pm at the football ground next to the main car park, Victoria. Sellers pay €10 per car space. • Two by Two: Oops the Ark Has Gone (U) and A Royal Night Out (12A)...

  • More animals blessed

    More animals blessed

    More pets and other animals were blessed by Coadjutor Bishop of Tripoli George Bugeja last Sunday at St Anthony Church, Għajnsielem, on the occasion of the feast of St Francis of Assisi. The Mosta Scout Group took part in the activity.

  • Annual retreat

    Annual retreat

    A group of Capuchin friars are pictured at their annual retreat at Our Lady of Graces Friary, Victoria, watched over by a statue of Padre Pio with his characteristic motto: ‘Pray, hope and don’t worry’. Capuchin provincial minister Fr Martin...

  • Book fair

    Book fair

    Cultural NGO Gozo Live held its annual book fair at the Gozo Ministry’s exhibition hall, Victoria. The fair included books in various languages and genres, as well as others by local authors Joe Psaila, Revel Barker, Charles Coyne and Corrine...

  • Gozitans’ EU aspirations

    A conference entitled Gozitans’ Aspi­rations in Europe will be held at Hotel Ta’ Ċenċ, Sannat, on Friday at 7pm. Representatives from Gozo University Group, Gozo Regional Youth Council, the NGOs asso­ciation and Gozitan industrial and tourism...

  • Italian music concert

    A free concert entitled Dove l’italiano si suona will he held on Friday at 7.30pm at Mgr G. Farrugia Hall, St George’s Basilica, Victoria. It is part of activities marking the Week of Italian Language in the World. The week’s theme is ‘The Italian...

  • Oktoberfest in Xlendi

    Oktoberfest in Xlendi

    Victory Band of Xagħra performed three hours of popular music pieces at an Oktoberfest activity held to entertain patrons at an establishment at Xlendi Bay.

  • Richard England exhibition

    Richard England exhibition

    An exhibition of Richard England’s latest drawings, entitled Ogygia, Isle of Calypso, is being held at art..e Gallery of Victoria, 1, Library Street, Victoria. It is open daily from 9.30am to 12.15pm until November 6. To arrange a private...

  • Street art installations

    Street art installations

    Models of 11 proposed street art installations for various localities in Malta and Gozo, which have been submitted for a competition, are on display at Il-Ħaġar – Heart of Gozo museum, St George’s Square, Victoria, until Wednesday. Visitors to are...

  • Inspired fundraising

    Inspired fundraising

    Singers Albert-Lauren, Loredana Agius and Diana Michaela Formosa performed at a two-day fundraising activity held by Inspire Foundation at Għajnsielem in collaboration with the local council. Main photo shows volunteers who helped make and serve...

  • Upcoming events

    • A car boot sale in aid of the Arka Foundation will take place today from 7am onwards at Marsalforn car park. Anyone wishing to sell unwanted items is welcome to participate. No booking is required. Sellers pay €10 per car space on the day. • A...